Quotation by W.H. Auden

One rational voice is dumb: over a grave
The household of Impulse mourns one dearly loved.
Sad is Eros, builder of cities,
And weeping anarchic Aphrodite.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet, essayist. In Memory of Sigmund Freud (l. 109–112). . .

Juvenilia; Poems, 1922-1928 [W. H. Auden]. Katherine Bucknell, ed. (1994) Princeton University Press.
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